The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hereford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 3 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hereford 15.00% 27.78% 8.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 1
Average salary £20,000 £36,643 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.41% +22.14%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
Windows
Herefordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hereford region.

Operating Systems Category
Hereford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hereford 15.00% 27.78% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 4
Average salary £20,000 £27,893 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.29% -38.01%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Hereford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Hereford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Hereford

Windows
Salary Trend in Hereford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Hereford region.

Windows Salary Trend in Hereford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hereford

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hereford region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (50.00%) WAN
4 3 (50.00%) DHCP
4 3 (50.00%) IIS
5 2 (33.33%) MySQL
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (33.33%) Apache
5 2 (33.33%) VPN
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco
5 2 (33.33%) Dell
5 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (33.33%) Apple
5 2 (33.33%) Symantec
5 2 (33.33%) MPLS
5 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
5 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
5 2 (33.33%) EqualLogic
5 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
5 2 (33.33%) F5
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) IP Telephony
5 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Hereford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hereford region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) MPLS
3 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (33.33%) IP Telephony
3 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) VLAN
4 1 (16.67%) ADSL
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Field Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (33.33%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Dell
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) Apple
2 2 (33.33%) Symantec
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
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